Elk River Municipal Utilities - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Elk River Municipal Utilities - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial|
|Eligible Technologies||Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Compressed air, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Motor VFDs, Motors, Vending Machine Controls, Cooling Towers, Air Handling Systems, RTU Economizers, LED Lighting|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Compressed Air: 50% of cost, up to $15,000|
Motors (New): $5 - $15/hp
|Equipment Requirements||See Program Website for Equipment Requirements|
|Maximum Incentive||50% of the project cost up to $100,000|
|Program Administrator||Elk River Municipal Utilities|
|Date added to DSIRE||2009-06-05|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-03-05|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Elk River Municipal Utilities offers a variety of rebates to commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers for the installation of specific energy efficient equipment. Rebates are available for new and retrofit lighting projects, premium efficiency motors, adjustable speed drives, commercial and industrial cooling equipment, geothermal heat pumps, compressed air studies, and design assistance. Rebates are prescriptive and total rebate amounts are limited to 50% of the project cost up to $100,000 (unless otherwise noted). Interested customers should submit application forms (located on the program web site) along with the necessary worksheets and itemized equipment invoices. The installation must be complete before funds will be issued.
For energy savings measures not listed above, Elk River Municipal Utilities offers a custom grant program. In order to qualify for the grant, the benefit cost ratio (BCR) of the project must be equal to or greater than 2.00, and the simple payback must be equal to or greater than one year. Interested customers should see the web site for more details.
|Contact Name||Customer Service|
|Department||Elk River Municipal Utilities|
|Address||13069 Orono Pkwy|
|Address 2||PO Box 430|
|Place||Elk River, Minnesota|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.